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For the overview of this book throughout the Fallout series, see Nikola Tesla and You.
Nikola Tesla and You
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Effects+1 Energy Weapons
(+2 with Comprehension)
Base ID00034041

Nikola Tesla and You is a skill book in Fallout 3.


Reading this book permanently improves your Energy Weapons skill by 1 (2 with the Comprehension perk).


Closest map markerLocation description
Arlington LibraryIn the Talon Company outpost south of the library, on top of a round table on the highest level.
Capitol BuildingIn Capitol Building West Entrance, on a table behind a Hard locked door.
Deathclaw SanctuaryIn the first area on a table next to the Endurance Bobblehead.
Evergreen MillsIn the bazaar area, on top of a bed in one of the cells that surround the topmost room.
Farragut West Metro StationIn a room with a terminal and safe.
Foggy Bottom StationIn the room with the protectron on the computer console adjacent to the protectron charging pad.
Fort BannisterOn the roof of a lower catwalk along with a ham radio and ammunition box, directly beneath the player when entering the missile silo from the sewer access point.
Jocko's Pop & Gas StopInside.
Jury Street Metro StationSouthwest of the entrance, south of the unmarked Calverton church in a broken house. It can easily be reached by walking east from Evergreen Mills.
Jury Street Metro StationComplete the Rube's Gold Ribbon unmarked quest, inside the Gold Ribbon Grocers.
Mason Dixon SalvageOn the table inside the Abandoned Shack with the broken refrigerator
Mason Dixon SalvageTo the northeast is an Abandoned Tent with the book inside, on a shelf between two ammunition boxes.
MDPL-21 Power StationOn a workbench.
MegatonA copy can be found if you buy the Science theme from Moira Brown. It is in the bookcase next to the stairs.
Museum of HistoryNear the entrance. In a ladies bathroom stall.
Museum of TechnologyAtrium: In control room overlooking the entrance, next to the maintenance terminal.
National Guard DepotIn a single room with a door labeled "Authorized Personnel Only" on the lowest floor.
Red Racer FactoryOn a shelf behind a locked door (average) in the CEO Offices.
RobCo FacilityOffices and cafeteria, second floor, desk in northwest corner of office.
Robot Repair CenterNext to a broken protectron on the first floor.
SatCom Array NW-05aMidway to the MDPL-05 Power Station to the west, at the Raider Wharf, on the roof of the boat.
Taft Tunnels(while escorting Scientists during The Waters of Life quest): next to Nuka-Cola Quantum on a green bench.
Vault 87In a box near a stone statue in the reactor chamber.
Vault 92Near the studio computer.
Vault 106Living Quarters, upper catwalk room with school desks and a switched off projector. Inside the bottom wooden box in a stack on the large desk.